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Television Term of the Week: Television Director

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Television Director

1. A television director is usually responsible for directing the actors and other filmed aspects of a television production. The role differs from that of a film director because the major creative control usually belongs to the producer. In general, actors and other regular artists on a show are familiar enough with their roles that the director’s input is confined to technical issues.

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